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. 2020 Apr 2;e13354.
doi: 10.1111/dth.13354. Online ahead of print.

Reversal of Steroid-Induced Lipoatrophy With Serial Injections of Isotonic Saline in a Child

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Reversal of Steroid-Induced Lipoatrophy With Serial Injections of Isotonic Saline in a Child

Sanober Burzin Daruwalla et al. Dermatol Ther. .

Abstract

The problem of side-effects of injectable corticosteroids has gradually become more acute with rampant and unlimited misuse of the drug, particularly by non-dermatologists. Serial saline injections at the site of steroid-induced lipoatrophy in a child served as a safe, relatively rapid, and cost-effective solution.

Keywords: corticosteroid; lipoatrophy; saline.

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